2016 Conservation Award Winners
Our annual conservation awards banquet, held at Muncie's Unitarian Universalist Church on November 14, was a wonderful evening for dozens of members, guests, and friends of the Robert Cooper Audubon Society.
This year’s festivities included a silent auction, with products and gift certificates donated by RCAS members and friends (scroll down for the complete list), a wonderful dinner prepared by chef Lois Altman, and volunteer help from student members of Ball State's Wildlife Society.
The inspiring highlight of the evening, however, was hearing each of the four award winners tell a bit about the work that they – or the organizations they represent – had done to win their respective awards:
Follow the links to learn more!
Thanks to the generosity of the following individuals and businesses, we raised $784, which goes entirely to our chapter's conservation work in East Central Indiana. (We hope you'll remember these regional retailers when you're shopping!)
|Bill & Lois Altman||Sigrid "Sisi" Koehler|
|Angel Cheney||Minnetrista Orchard Shop|
|Doris & John Cheney||Muncie Civic Theatre|
|Dandelions Flowers & Gifts||Claudia Myers|
|Carolyn Ehlers||Normandy Flower Shop|
|Jean Gadziola||Nona Nunnelly|
|Gordy's Fine Art & Framing||Annette Rose|
|HeidiJHale Designs||Seedy Sally's (Pendleton)|
|Barbara Hesselgrave||Sharon Smith|
|Kamal & Carol Islam||Barb Stedman|
|Kirk's Bike Shop||Linda Wolfe|